Badge w/button: N.Y. Exempt...Somerville, N.J...P. Hickey...
Silk, metal, paper
Overall: 7 x 3 x 1/4 in. ( 17.8 x 7.6 x 0.6 cm )
pin: "NEW YORK EXEMPT" ribbon: printed in gold ink: "DECORATION OF/WASHINGTON'S/MONUMENT/FEB. 22, 1912/NEW YORK CITY" badge: PETER J. HICKEY/FOREMAN/EXEMPT FIRE ENGINE CO."
Green silk ribbon printed in gold ink with: "DECORATION OF/WASHINGTON'S/MONUMENT/FEB. 22, 1912/NEW YORK CITY"; at top of ribbon is coated paper printed with: "NEW YORK EXEMPT" inside ornate frame with pin-back; pinned near botom is image of fireman on paper inside circle frame, and suspended from bottom is medallion with coated paper with photograph of firefighter and: "PETER J. HICKEY/FOREMAN/EXEMPT FIRE ENGINE CO."
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